We fly Old Glory every day -- weather permitting. Photo to the right is a morning shot after our first frost here in Mississippi. We have a flagpole with solar lights on the top so we can keep her flying at night. Nothing like the Stars and
Old Glory appears to be a source of contention for some. I believe that is because they were not taught the true history of our great Republic. Our history is slowly being erased and ignored. We all know it isn't taught in schools as it should be.
It's the Friday before Memorial Day. Each year I post this message to try and break through the cacophony of noise about the upcoming weekend -- very little of which is actually about the true meaning of Memorial Day. This year more so than ever
This Saturday, May 16th, is Armed Forces Day. So we've decided to start celebrating a little early in honor of those who serve a cause greater than self that allows us to enjoy the freedoms and liberty only to be found in the U.S.A! Armed Forces
It all began with General George Washington, the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army on August 7th, 1782. He was responsible for creating the "Badge for Military Merit" for patriotism. The badge originally consisted of a heart-shaped piece